Examining the Financial Impact of Altered Fractionation in Breast Cancer: An Analysis Using Time-Driven Activity-Based Costing
This journal activity provides practitioners with the knowledge about the treatment efficacy and treatment cost of conventional vs altered fractionation regimens for breast cancer.
Please visit https://www.practicalradonc.org/article/S1879-8500(21)00008-4/fulltext to read the related journal article online.
This activity is available from June 28, 2021, through 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on June 27, 2023.
This program is designed to meet the interest of radiation oncologists, radiation oncology administrators and radiation oncology residents.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the time-driven activity-based costing (TDABC) model for evaluating treatment costs.
- Discuss the findings of applying this TDABC approach to the clinical setting of breast cancer treated with alternate vs conventional fractionation.
Robert Amdur, MD has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.
Ashesh Jani, MD is employed by Emory University and has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.
The person(s) above served as the developer(s) of this activity. Additionally, Education Committee had control over the content of this activity.
All relevant relationships have been mitigated.
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- 1.00 Certificate of AttendanceThis activity was designated for 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
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